Covestro is seeking to hire three (3) Chemical Operators for our production site in South Charleston, WV. This is a union position tasked with production responsibilities in multiple areas and job functions of the plant.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
This position modifies operating conditions of process equipment in accordance with operating procedures, documented guidance, operating experience, and verbal instructions to optimize production in a safe, environmentally responsible, and optimal manner to meet the needs of the business.
Participates in the site safety process to support overall site Total Safety and Reliability Culture.
Respond to emergencies per site procedures and performs emergency response activities assigned by unit leadership.
Uses troubleshooting skills to resolve process related deviations and problems.
Compares actual operational data to required data from process control systems and quality systems.
Correctly recognizes and responds to eliminate safety and operational deviations in the plant.
Monitors changes made to ensure resolution of safety and operational deviations.
Provides input into operating procedures.
Ensures operational activities and process performance area aligned with plant and business goals.
As required, participates in Root Cause Investigations.
Coaches and trains others on plant operations.
Uses process knowledge and skills to make improvements in plant performance and participates in management of change activities.
Monitors, collects, and inputs plant metrics as required SPC, asset utilization, conversion costs, production yields, and identify opportunities for plant optimization.
Perform process equipment troubleshooting, minor repairs, improvements, and preventative maintenance, utilizing appropriate processes and disciplines.
Management of waste (hazardous and nonhazardous) as required by operating/company procedures or site practices.
- Company Name
- South Charleston, WV
A two year process operator associates degree, other degree or certification in a relevant S.T.E.M. field, or equivalent work experience.
Must be physically and mentally able to perform the work position including transfer and management of hazardous and non-hazardous chemicals.
Must be able to meet the requirements of the occupational demand form i.e lifting 50 lbs., walking for 1 hour, kneeling for 1 hour, climbing ladders.
Essential Knowledge and Skills:
Satisfactory work history record
Process operating aptitude
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